African Plant Database

Ipomoea rubens Choisy
Protologue : Mém. Soc. Phys. Genève 6: 463 (1833)
Information on the genus : Ipomoea
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ipomoea baclii Choisy (1838)
=Pharbitis fragrans Bojer ex Choisy (1845)
=Ipomoea fragrans (Bojer ex Choisy) Bojer ex Hallier f. (1845)
=Ipomoea lilacina Blume (1826) non Schrank
=Ipomoea riparia G. Don (1837)
=Ipomoea brasseuriana De Wild. (1903)
=Ipomoea lindleyi Choisy (1845)
=Ipomoea oxyphylla Baker (1894)
=Ipomoea stuhlmannii Dammer (1896)
=Ipomoea senegambica A. Chev. (1933)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-ClimberLength 0.5 - 4 m.- Alt: 980 - 1030 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM
Biol./Eco : Liana; Humid, Subhumid, Dry; Freshwater Wetland; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Comoros, Africa, New World,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1963). Flora of Tropical East Africa Convolvulaceae: 134-135
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:193 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 411 (1997).
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